Two People Seriously Injured In Car Accident On Tabeaud Road In Pine Grove
PINE GROVE, CALIFORNIA (February 3, 2019) – Two people were seriously injured in a car accident on Friday morning on SR 88 and Tabeaud Road.
California Highway Patrol are saying that accident took place between a silver Porsche and a white Honda. The cause of the accident remains unknown at this time.
The road had to be closed for several hours as authorities continued to investigate. Both drivers suffered major injuries, though both are expected to survive.
Authorities are asking the public that may have seen the accident to come forward.
Liability In Car Accidents
Drivers have a responsibility to keep an eye out for other vehicles and make sure that they are obey traffic laws. Far too often, accidents happen as drivers are making dangerous left turns. According to the California Vehicle Code 21801, “The driver of a vehicle intending to turn to the left or to complete a U-turn upon a highway, or to turn left into public or private property, or an alley, shall yield the right-of-way to all vehicles approaching from the opposite direction which are close enough to constitute a hazard at any time during the turning movement, and shall continue to yield the right-of-way to the approaching vehicles until the left turn or U-turn can be made with reasonable safety.”
Drivers that make make turns will typically be held at fault on an accident unless they had a green arrow. A car accident attorney can evaluate your case and let you know if you may be entitled to financial compensation. It’s important to be proactive after an accident. There are statute of limitations that a claim must be filed within. Failing to act within those limitations can jeopardize your ability to file a claim.
Getting Help After A Car Accident
If you or someone that you love has been injured in a car accident you may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help you with whatever you need. We are committed to making sure that our clients medical and financial needs are being taken care of after a collision. Whether you just have questions about your rights or are seeking legal counsel we are here for you. You can call us anytime at (888) 888-9285.